Sunday, July 16, 2017|4:15 p.m.
. A teenager from Southern California died Saturday afternoon while swimming at Lake Mead National Leisure Center, inning accordance with park spokeswoman Christie Vanover.
About 12:20 p.m. the park got a report of a possible drowning at Cabinsite Cove on Lake Mohave, park authorities stated. Witnesses said the boy swam out to assist another individual in his celebration who ended up being separated from a tube they had been floating on, park authorities said.
The young boy, who was not wearing a life vest, went underwater and was later on found 45 feet below the surface area by Bullhead City Police divers, park authorities said.